Welcome to the National Black Coalition of Canada – Edmonton chapter

Supporting all blacks in the Edmonton community, NBCC is the proud organizer of the annual Black History Month celebrations

BLACK HISTORY MONTH 2016 INFORMATION AND EVENTS

Black History Month 2016 Edmonton 30th Annual Gospel Concert at the Jubilee!

buy tickets online at: https://www.nbccedmonton.ca/tickets

Black History Month 2016 Edmonton – Annual Awards of Excellence Banquet

Nominate someone by downloading the form below!

»» download nomination form here: NBCC-Awards-Banquet-nomination.pdf

Black History Month 2016 Edmonton Opening Ceremonies Saturday Jan 30th at West Edmonton Mall

Black History Month 2016 Church Service at  St. Faith’s Anglican Church
Sunday January 31, 2016 at 3:00 pm

Anglican Diocese of Edmonton
St. Faith’s Anglican Church
11725-93 Street NW
Edmonton AB T5G 1E2

For further information please call
Rev. Dr. Adenike Yesufu : 780-476-6589
Joy Thomas : 780-298-7074

Black History Month Gospel Concert:
Saturday, February 13th, 2016 – 7:00 pm

Northern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium

Tickets – $25 (Ticketmaster 1-855-985-5000), Joy: 780.298.7074

Featuring:Soul Fuel: Mr. Hugh French * Essence of Praise: Mr. Barrington Simpson * New Season of Praise: Mr. Colin Forde * Streets of Gold: Ms. Genieve Simpson * All Nations Full Gospel Choir * Rhema Voices * Fresh Manna Fellowship Choir * House of Glory Choir
Special Guest: Ms Cheryl Allen
The Masters Quarter (WESDA)
Deadra Chester

National Black Coalition of Canada – Edmonton chapter


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